There’s a lot to love about Aveda, from our products to our salons to the tea you may just be sipping on as we speak. But we’re more than just great hair and great aromas; learn a few fun facts about what makes us unique — and the values that have always been at the heart of our mission.
1: Onsite childcare. We call it the “Child’s Garden,” and it’s a pretty cool place to grow — literally.
2: Aveda Pure-Fumers, Guy Vincent and Kate Rosso, who create our iconic aromas out of pure plant and flower essences at Aveda HQ.
4: Miles of running trails at Aveda HQ, in case you feel like going for a jog to clear your mind.
5: Honeybee colonies! They house over 100K bees total, and they’re all managed by the University of Minnesota’s Bee Squad.
6: Cult favorite products, including Hand Relief, Thickening Tonic and Be Curly Curl Enhancer. These are tried and true icons with legions of fans.
20: Weeks of Paid Parental Leave at full pay. Eligible Estée Lauder Companies employees, irrespective of gender and including parents adopting and fostering children, will be able to take 20 weeks of Paid Parental Leave at full pay and six weeks of back-to-work flexibility to allow all working parents to bond with their new child(ren) and transition back to work. Learn more here.
20: Minutes of meditation class at our Wellness Center several times a week.
21: Endangered species whose forest homes are protected thanks to our purchase of Certified Wildlife-Friendly paper from Nepal. Animals whose habitats remain safe include the snow leopard and red panda. Learn more here.
23: Nature-inspired shades of NEW Feed My Lips lipstick.
25: Pure plant and flower essences, including ylang-ylang and petitgrain, that make up the classic Shampure.
40: Countries where you can find Aveda!
100: Percent of our products manufactured with wind power at our HQ in Minnesota. Learn more here.
1300: The average number of Comforting Tea boxes sold on Aveda.com per year!
1989: Year when we were the first company to sign the Ceres Principles for corporate responsibility, which calls for the safeguarding of the Earth and "its inhabitants."
9000+: Number of Aveda salons and spas around the globe. Want to find the one closest to you? Visit our Location finder here.